Women's Comedic Art as Social Revolution: Five Performers and the Lessons of Their Subversive Humor

Domnica Radulescu

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Category Theatre
Language English
Pages 267

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Though comic women have existed since the days of Baubo, the mythic figure of sexual humor, they have been neglected by scholars and critics. This pioneering volume tells the stories of five women who have created revolutionary forms of comic performance and discourse that defy prejudice. The...